Movies and TV shows that are like The Murder Room

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The Murder Room
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, atmospheric, mind bending
Plot: amateur detective, crime, museum, private detective, mystery, protagonist as suspect, investigation, legal investigation, manipulations, mind game, murder, who done it, police investigation, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, writer's life, uncover truth, battles, dishonesty, murder mystery, police detective
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
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Edge of Darkness
Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
UK
317 min.
 8.6
Prime Suspect 7: The Final Act
Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
UK, USA
182 min.
 8.4
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Most similar movies to The Murder Room

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and mind bending films and TV series with plots including deadly, crimes, crime, murder, mystery, investigation and law enforcement themes mostly in Crime, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like The Murder Room: Prime Suspect 2 (1992), Death in Holy Orders (2003), Prime Suspect 7: The Final Act (2006), The Innocent Sleep (1996), Edge of Darkness (1985). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Prime Suspect 2
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 203 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, realistic, tense
Plot: crime, amateur detective, murder, partners against crime, mystery, private detective, protagonist as suspect, investigation, army investigation, lover, legal investigation, uncover truth, who done it, police investigation, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, reluctant partners, interracial relations, dishonesty, legal, society, life is a bitch, cold case, decomposed body, man and woman in bed, lung cancer, nephew, medical examiner, red light district, racial discrimination, ignorance, tabloid, racial tension, promotion, pakistani, jamaican, darkroom, autopsy, marijuana, racial slur, internal affairs, interracial sex, suicide by hanging, bondage, disappearance, police detective, vcr, brother sister relationship, racism
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, london
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System:   95%
    User:   89%
 
Death in Holy Orders
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, mind bending, realistic
Plot: crime, amateur detective, private detective, school, mystery, investigation, college, murder, who done it, crimes, deadly, clergy, writer's life, riddles and clues, religions or cults, law enforcement, society, incest, male nudity, pubic hair, greed, serial killer, skinny dipping, corruption, police, media sensation
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   83%
    User:   86%
 
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Prime Suspect 7: The Final Act
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 182 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, realistic, detective series
Plot: amateur detective, crime, investigation, addiction, mystery, alcohol abuse, haunted by the past, murder, police investigation, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, life is a bitch, golden years, pregnancy, retired, fighting illness, policewoman, police chief, prime suspect, red herring, forensics, breakdancing, terminal cancer, whodunit, surveillance camera, retirement, murder investigation, vcr, alcoholics anonymous, child murder, sister sister relationship, hostage, funeral, police, death of father, father daughter relationship, health situation, suspicion, career
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   71%
    User:   65%
 
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: 4:50 from Paddington
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, Australia, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Style: clever, serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending
Plot: amateur detective, mystery, partners against crime, crime, train, private detective, murder investigation, investigation, murder, missing person, riddles and clues, who done it, police investigation, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, uncover truth, working undercover, miss marple, statue, sarcophagus, murder witness, railway, golf, cook, inheritance, strangulation, estate
Place: england, europe, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   63%
 
The Innocent Sleep
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, bleak, mind bending, tense, suspense
Plot: crime, amateur detective, protagonist as suspect, witnessing a crime, witness, reporter, police, homeless, legal investigation, uncover truth, mystery, murder, false accusation, who done it, police investigation, crimes, deadly, chase, dishonesty, law enforcement, life is a bitch, best friends, journalism, down on your luck, media, tabloid, newspaper publisher, homeless man, female reporter, hitman, hanging, homelessness, police detective, investigation, bridge, execution, banker, cover up, journalist, corruption, violence, drunkenness, death, drinking, drink, friend, friendship
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, london, tower bridge london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   56%
 
Edge of Darkness
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 317 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, realistic, tense, bleak, mind bending
Plot: mystery, amateur detective, uncover truth, murder, crime, political corruption, conspiracy, chases and races, dishonesty, fighting the system, protagonist as suspect, legal investigation, vengeance, political conspiracy, price of justice, who done it, crimes, deadly, legal, society, state affairs, nuclear, contamination, cia, loss of daughter, rules and policies, nuclear power, plutonium, environmental, union, investigation, revenge, police, father daughter relationship, top secret, double life, cover up
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   74%
 
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: At Bertram's Hotel
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, clever, realistic, captivating, mind bending
Plot: amateur detective, riddles and clues, mystery, who done it, crime, hotel, crimes, deadly, golden years, investigation, murder, friendship, miss marple, nephew, class distinction, bigamy, doorman, hedonism, reverend, police inspector, diary, robbery, mother daughter relationship, adult virgin
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   55%
 
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Unnatural Causes
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, realistic, mind bending, bleak, rough, stylized, tense, psychological
Plot: ocean or sea, private detective, protagonist as suspect, mystery, army investigation, crime, legal investigation, manipulations, murder, police investigation, riddles and clues, who done it, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, amateur detective, reluctant partners, obsessive quest, stalking, obsession, cons and scams, danger, dishonesty, ultimatum, clue, autopsy, police detective, girlfriend, investigation, corpse, holiday, secretary, violence, brother brother relationship
Time: 90s
Place: scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   67%
 
The Last Detective
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Style: clever, semi serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, amateur detective, mystery, partners against crime, police detective, private detective, tough law enforcer, fighting crime, investigation, murder, police investigation, riddles and clues, who done it, crimes, law enforcement, uncover truth, working undercover, danger, deadly, partners, couples, mistrust, whodunit, ex husband ex wife relationship, jealousy, missing person, police, divorce, friend
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   73%
 
Rosemary & Thyme
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Style: semi serious, feel good, clever, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: amateur detective, partners against crime, mystery, countryside, crime, private detective, murder, fighting crime, investigation, police investigation, who done it, crimes, deadly, price of justice, riddles and clues, workplace situations, law enforcement, society, woman, gardener, whodunit, flower, female detective, business, gardening, murder investigation, police detective, curiosity, garden, death, friend
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   55%
 
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: Nemesis
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, mind bending, realistic
Plot: amateur detective, mystery, crime, private detective, investigation, murder, riddles and clues, who done it, police investigation, crimes, deadly, uncover truth, uninhibited rivalry, missing person, law enforcement, rivalry, tour guide, secretly observing, estranged son, nephew, obituary, bus trip, tour, will, heir, undercover, orange juice, tour bus, homeless man, murder victim, guardian, estranged father, old man, bodyguard, aunt, murder investigation, homelessness, rose, reward, spinster, killer, passenger, old woman, garden, last will and testament, letter, gravestone, son, father, suicide
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   74%
 
Prime Suspect: The Scent of Darkness
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, psychological
Plot: mystery, amateur detective, protagonist as suspect, crime, serial killer, missing person, murder, who done it, police investigation, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, false accusation, kidnapping, uncover truth, dangerous attraction, retirement home, wiretap, pathologist, prime suspect, medical examiner, prison guard, psychology, childhood memory, whodunit, perfume, female detective, police detective, sexism, morgue, suspect, pier, childhood trauma, prison, police, cigarette smoking, psychiatrist
Time: 90s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   56%
 
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The Commander
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 145 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic
Plot: murder, crime, who done it, police investigation, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, serial killer, law enforcement, manipulations, team, ex convict, investigation, jealousy, sex, police
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   60%
 
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State of Mind
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 145 min.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, rough, mind bending, psychological
Plot: protagonist as suspect, crime, investigation, mind game, murder, mystery, who done it, crimes, deadly, couples, family problems, infidelity, single parent, legal investigation, manipulations, couple relations, false accusation, memory loss, dishonesty, law enforcement, legal, family relations, power relations, criminal psychologist, rowing, crash, amnesia, female nudity, police, marriage
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   65%
 
Law & Order: UK
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, bleak, clever, rough
Plot: price of justice, crime, crimes, courtroom, mystery, law enforcement, lawyer, law and order, legal, workplace, power relations, dedicated lawyer, police investigation, fighting crime, legal investigation, courtroom drama, deadly, partners, rivalry, police detective, cop witness relations, jury, district attorney, trial, prosecutor, police, punishment, forensics, judge
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   53%
 
The Wandering Soul Murders
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, disturbing, realistic, mind bending
Plot: crime, amateur detective, mystery, private detective, college, protagonist as suspect, store, serial killer, university, police investigation, village, murder, false accusation, riddles and clues, who done it, crimes, deadly, prostitute, dishonesty, law enforcement, criminal heroes, single parent, journalism, village life, legal, police detective, policewoman, investigation, police
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   65%
 
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The Riddle
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 116 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, clever, realistic, tense, psychological
Plot: amateur detective, journalism, murder, mystery, riddles and clues, crimes, investigation, supernatural ability, deadly, law enforcement, amateur sleuth, psychological thriller, river thames, suicide by drowning, murder by drowning, manuscript, cellar, investigator, police inspector, serial killer, serial murder, murder investigation, policewoman, pub, flashback
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   52%
 
Midsomer Murders
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, realistic, clever
Plot: murder, crime, mystery, who done it, village, police inspector, murder investigation, police detective, police investigation, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, human nature, couple relations, riddles and clues, sergeant, family feud, chief, multiple suspects, police chief, policewoman, caucasian, detective inspector, british police, detective sergeant, latex gloves, whodunit, homicide detective, murder suspect, police sergeant, british, police procedural, investigation, suspect, police, camera, assistant, suspicion
Time: contemporary, 90s, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   59%
 
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Vera
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Style: tense, serious, stylized, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: murder, crime, police investigation, crimes, mystery, police detective, crime solving, crime investigation, female detective, kidnapping, criminal, law enforcement, who done it, deadly, right hand man, british police, murder mystery, british
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   59%
 
Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Silk Stocking
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, mind bending, realistic
Plot: mystery, private detective, serial killer, crime, investigation, sherlock holmes, who done it, crimes, deadly, hotshot hero, prodigy, murder, stalking, drug abuse, law enforcement, life is a bitch, strangulation, aristocrat, aristocracy, opium, high society, sexual predator, identical twins, pedophilia, whodunit, murder mystery, murder investigation, daughter, shock, kidnapping, dancer, drugs, funeral, photographer, large format camera, taking a photograph, psychiatrist, mastermind, lookalikes
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   50%
 
The Hound of the Baskervilles
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary, suspense, mind bending, tense
Plot: deadly creature, crime, mysterious character, mystery, private detective, sherlock holmes, curse, investigation, curses spells and rituals, haunted by the past, murder, riddles and clues, who done it, crimes, danger, deadly, partners against crime, track down, uncover truth, law enforcement, rivalry, supernatural, swamp, killer dog, domestic servant, beast, amateur detective, crime investigation, monster
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   41%
 
Mystery!: Cadfael
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 75 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: amateur detective, mystery, clergy, monastery, investigation, crime, murder, medieval, crimes, danger, deadly, riddles and clues, religions or cults, society, social relations, monk, priest, crimes of passion, multiple suspects, heir heiress, civil war, treasure, novice, abbey, nobleman, body, whodunit, castle, murder investigation, church, sheriff, death, belief, christianity, rebel, theft
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   42%
 
Silent Witness
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, realistic, rough
Plot: partners against crime, crime, investigation, mystery, murder, crime investigation, crimes, deadly, partners, riddles and clues, workplace situations, danger, law enforcement, workplace, forensics, rules and policies, caucasian, medical profession, latex gloves, police, female partner
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 90s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   48%
 
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Mystery Woman: Snapshot
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, stylized, realistic, mind bending, tense, psychological
Plot: mystery, amateur detective, estate, private detective, crime, investigation, manipulations, uncover truth, who done it, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, murder, law enforcement, writer's life, legal, couples, sabotage, murder mystery, in laws, theft, gift, bookstore, drinking, father son relationship, party
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   44%
 
Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: Sleeping Murder
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, Australia, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, mind bending, realistic, suspense, psychological
Plot: amateur detective, mystery, witnessing a crime, crime, haunted by the past, estate, riddles and clues, crimes, deadly, murder, investigation, miss marple, deja vu, mental breakdown, childhood memory, repressed memory, house, brother sister relationship, garden, strangulation, jealousy, death, a vision
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   54%
 
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Fissure
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, disturbing, realistic, scary, mind bending, tense, psychological, surprise ending, suspense
Plot: amateur detective, college, protagonist as suspect, crime, laboratory, legal investigation, mystery, mind game, police investigation, murder, uncover truth, riddles and clues, who done it, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, danger, life is a bitch, rivalry, police detective, shoulder holster, maverick cop, revenge plot, long brown hair, long hair, anti hero, race against time, house, blood spatter, semiautomatic pistol, bald, tough cop, college student, police officer, arrest, revolver, interrogation, handcuffs, brunette, violence, revenge, death, pistol, blood
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   41%
 
Trial & Retribution
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Style: bleak, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, realistic, captivating, tense, rough
Plot: crime, police investigation, murder, police station, police detective, who done it, courtroom, crime investigation, crimes, danger, deadly, law enforcement, serial killer, kidnapping, missing child, missing person, riddles and clues, society, child killer, rapist, trial, investigation, police, law enforcer killer, multiple suspects, honest law enforcer
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   43%
 
The Shadow in the North
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Style: talky, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: mystery, amateur detective, investigation, uncover truth, crime, amateur sleuth, detective agency, crimes, partners against crime, private detective, murder, mind game, danger, deadly, dishonesty, partners, friends, gunned down, steamship, seeing dead people, murder witness, industrialist, gatling gun, psychic, disappearance, magician, arson, ruse, pregnancy, revenge, female protagonist, marriage proposal
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england, 1870s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   48%
 

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Ripper Street
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 59 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, atmospheric, stylized
Plot: crime, serial killer, mystery, murder, police investigation, police detective, urban, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, who done it, danger, multiple suspects, fist fighting, notoriety, responsibility, investigator, detective inspector, police inspector, whodunit, police sergeant, murder investigation, law enforcer, evidence, corpse, victim, killings
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1880s
Place: england, europe, london, east end london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   46%
 
Prime Suspect 6: The Last Witness
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 195 min.
Style: suspenseful, serious, bleak, realistic
Plot: dedicated lawyer, crime, protagonist as suspect, investigation, mystery, mind game, uncover truth, who done it, murder, police investigation, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, golden years, heroes, legal, rivalry, power relations, life is a bitch, massacre, policewoman, refugees, serbian, hidden truth, prime suspect, interrogation room, cigarette burn, photojournalist, cleaning lady, atrocity, forensics, irishman, strangled to death, jamaican, female detective, sniper, soccer, marital infidelity, security guard, swat team, surveillance, police detective, muslim, war criminal, war crime, police procedural, loyalty, medical examination, shot in the head, retirement home
Time: contemporary
Place: england, europe, london, bosnia herzegovina
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   41%
 
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